Joshua the Stylite of Zuqnīn, Pseudo-Dionysius of Tell-Maḥrē
Joshua the Stylite of Zuqnīn Date of Birth: Probably early 8th c. Place of Birth: Probably in the Jazīra region Date of Death: Probably shortly after 775 Place of Death: Unknown, probably the monastery of Zuqnīn near Amida
The name Joshua the Stylite as the author of the Chronicle of Zuqnīn occurs in a colophon inserted by a 9th- century Syrian monk in the unique manuscript after the latter restored it, probably in the monaste…
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“Joshua the Stylite of Zuqnīn, Pseudo-Dionysius of Tell-Maḥrē”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 20 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23533>